Capcom has released a new trailer, gameplay footage, and a web demo for The Great Ace Attorney 2.
The company also highlighted a number of bonuses for the game, including:
- “Great Turnabout Story Set” – Included with limited quantities of The Great Ace Attorney 2 and won’t be released in the future. Consists of:
- “Great Empire of Japan Chapter” – A great turnabout in the courtroom for Ryunosuke Naruhodo’s close friend Kazuma Asogi.
- “Great British Empire Chapter” – A great struggle in London for the great detective Sherlock Holmes.
- “Special Costumes Set” – A bonus for early buyers. Includes three costumes for Ryunosuke Naruhodo, Susato Mikotoba, and Sherlock Holmes. Will be available free from August 3 to August 31, and will cost money from September 1 onward.
- Shop-Exclusive 3DS Themes – Geo and Yamada Denki will each offer an exclusive The Great Ace Attorney 2-style 3DS theme with your purchase of the game.
Two special editions of The Great Ace Attorney 2 are also planned:
The Great Ace Attorney 1&2 Limited Edition: Ryunosuke Naruhodo’s Adventure and Resolution
Launches on August 3 for 7,200 yen. Includes The Great Ace Attorney: Ryunosuke Naruhodo’s Adventure – Best Price!, The Great Ace Attorney 2: Ryunosuke Naruhodo’s Resolution, and a mini soundtrack CD with 10 carefully selected songs from The Great Ace Attorney 1&2, all housed in an original design box.
The Great Ace Attorney 2 e-Capcom Limited Edition
Launches on August 3 for 9,800 yen. Pre-orders begin on April 18 at 13:00 JST. Includes a “Read Aloud CD” in which characters that appear in Natsume Soseki works read aloud, a chibi Ryunosuke Naruhodo piggy bank, a “University Notebook,” a set of three pencils, and an original design box. First-run buyers will also get three exclusive coasters.
The official website was also updated with new story details:
A British woman killed on the beach!! Is the culprit a female student at Teito Yuumei University!?
In the midst of tense diplomatic relations between the Empire of Japan and the British Empire, an incident occurred in which someone killed a female exchange student from Britain! At the time of the incident, Haori Murasame, a female student at Teito Yuumei University who was alone with the victim, was arrested.
No lawyers were expected to come forward to defend her in a case that could turn into an issue of diplomatic relations. Not but one Ryutaro Naruhodo… Ryutaro takes on the courtroom holding the “resolution” hidden within his school uniform close to his chest!!
Ryutaro Naruhodo (voiced by ???)
Ryunosuke Naruhodo’s cousin, and a student studying law at a local university. In order to save his close friend Susato Mikotoba, he takes up the defense of an incident. He will take on this trial with special thought and resolution.
The Great Ace Attorney 2 is due out for 3DS on August 3 in Japan.
Watch the videos below.
Sherlock and van Zieks Version
Sherlock and Iris Version